Period
to 18 July 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 13 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 17,321 21,178 24,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.91% 12.99% 14.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.46% 13.48% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14,015 17,319 19,624
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 128,642 157,076 160,792
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.31% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 103,573 128,035 132,264
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,400 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £78,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in England

Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in England.

Salary trend for Analyst in England

Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in England over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Analyst in England

Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 6,992 £47,500 -4.14% 645
South East +2 3,354 £40,000 +6.67% 441
North of England 0 2,842 £35,000 -6.67% 457
Midlands +2 1,762 £35,000 - 344
North West +2 1,460 £40,000 +6.67% 229
South West +4 1,334 £36,000 +2.86% 184
West Midlands +3 1,202 £35,000 - 210
Yorkshire +1 1,114 £32,001 -11.54% 169
East of England +7 1,015 £38,000 +1.33% 193
East Midlands -1 558 £34,000 -8.11% 130
North East +10 268 £32,000 -8.57% 59
South Coast - 7 £60,000 -
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 4,325 (24.97%) SQL
2 4,290 (24.77%) Finance
3 4,074 (23.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3,611 (20.85%) Microsoft
5 3,165 (18.27%) Windows
6 2,789 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
7 2,426 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
8 2,197 (12.68%) ITIL
9 2,172 (12.54%) Business Analysis
10 2,115 (12.21%) Active Directory
11 1,948 (11.25%) Degree
12 1,868 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
13 1,786 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
14 1,633 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
15 1,613 (9.31%) SQL Server
16 1,546 (8.93%) Analytics
17 1,485 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
18 1,414 (8.16%) Office 365
19 1,184 (6.84%) QA
20 1,179 (6.81%) Scrum
21 1,162 (6.71%) Project Management
22 1,071 (6.18%) User Stories
23 1,066 (6.15%) Windows Server
24 1,055 (6.09%) Retail
25 1,010 (5.83%) Test Automation
26 965 (5.57%) Management Information System
27 962 (5.55%) Waterfall
28 953 (5.50%) Change Management
29 946 (5.46%) Firewall
30 922 (5.32%) SDLC

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 670 (3.87%) SharePoint
2 538 (3.11%) MS Exchange
3 255 (1.47%) Confluence
4 205 (1.18%) IIS
5 180 (1.04%) SAS
6 172 (0.99%) Skype for Business
7 162 (0.94%) CMS
8 137 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 96 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
10 94 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 76 (0.44%) Apache
12 71 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
13 64 (0.37%) WebSphere
14 40 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
15 39 (0.23%) Apache Spark
16 38 (0.22%) IBM Notes
17 31 (0.18%) WebLogic
18 26 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
18 26 (0.15%) EPiServer
19 25 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1,868 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1,633 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 440 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 409 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 138 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
6 89 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 71 (0.41%) SPSS
8 22 (0.13%) Stata
9 8 (0.046%) AutoCAD
10 7 (0.040%) Chatbot
11 5 (0.029%) Adobe XD
11 5 (0.029%) InfoPath
11 5 (0.029%) SPSS Modeler
11 5 (0.029%) UXPin
12 4 (0.023%) Photoshop
13 3 (0.017%) Acrobat
13 3 (0.017%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.017%) EViews
14 2 (0.012%) Open Workbench
14 2 (0.012%) Revit
Business Applications
1 245 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 134 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 103 (0.59%) SAP SD
4 100 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
5 96 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
5 96 (0.55%) SAP ERP
6 78 (0.45%) SAP FI
7 73 (0.42%) NetSuite
7 73 (0.42%) SAP CO
8 72 (0.42%) thinkFolio
9 69 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
10 60 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
11 52 (0.30%) SAP MM
12 45 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 45 (0.26%) SAP HR
13 44 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
14 43 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
15 40 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
15 40 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
16 39 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,414 (8.16%) Office 365
2 882 (5.09%) Power Platform
3 845 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 447 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
5 261 (1.51%) SaaS
6 181 (1.04%) Google Analytics
7 172 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
8 99 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 92 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
10 74 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
11 60 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
12 59 (0.34%) G Suite
13 50 (0.29%) PowerApps
14 42 (0.24%) OneDrive
14 42 (0.24%) PaaS
15 34 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
16 32 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
17 30 (0.17%) IaaS
18 27 (0.16%) Microsoft Flow
19 19 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 946 (5.46%) Firewall
2 556 (3.21%) LAN
3 521 (3.01%) WAN
4 496 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 409 (2.36%) DNS
6 347 (2.00%) DHCP
7 334 (1.93%) VoIP
8 318 (1.84%) VPN
9 265 (1.53%) Network Security
10 262 (1.51%) Wireless
11 253 (1.46%) Internet
12 185 (1.07%) Broadband
13 181 (1.04%) Skype
14 168 (0.97%) SAN
15 134 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
16 119 (0.69%) ADSL
17 107 (0.62%) 3G
18 105 (0.61%) VLAN
19 77 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
20 75 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,613 (9.31%) SQL Server
2 860 (4.97%) Power BI
3 632 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 558 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 555 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
6 390 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 251 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 222 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
9 210 (1.21%) QlikView
10 201 (1.16%) Big Data
11 162 (0.94%) MySQL
12 140 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 122 (0.70%) Oracle Database
14 117 (0.68%) RDBMS
15 116 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
16 97 (0.56%) Data Mining
17 74 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
17 74 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
18 71 (0.41%) DB2
18 71 (0.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 792 (4.57%) JIRA
2 543 (3.13%) Selenium
3 238 (1.37%) Cucumber
4 187 (1.08%) SoapUI
5 184 (1.06%) Visual Studio
6 183 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 148 (0.85%) WebDriver
8 129 (0.74%) LoadRunner
9 120 (0.69%) JMeter
9 120 (0.69%) SpecFlow
10 114 (0.66%) Git (software)
11 104 (0.60%) Jenkins
12 67 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 58 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
14 56 (0.32%) HP UFT
15 53 (0.31%) JUnit
16 52 (0.30%) Bitbucket
17 48 (0.28%) Maven
18 45 (0.26%) Subversion
19 40 (0.23%) TestRail
General
1 4,290 (24.77%) Finance
2 1,055 (6.09%) Retail
3 867 (5.01%) Banking
4 769 (4.44%) Marketing
5 502 (2.90%) Law
6 471 (2.72%) Legal
7 405 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 394 (2.27%) Telecoms
9 336 (1.94%) Front Office
10 327 (1.89%) Back Office
11 161 (0.93%) Advertising
12 143 (0.83%) Billing
13 133 (0.77%) Investment Banking
14 110 (0.64%) Games
15 109 (0.63%) Electronics
16 99 (0.57%) Publishing
17 97 (0.56%) Financial Institution
18 72 (0.42%) Local Government
18 72 (0.42%) Retail Banking
19 69 (0.40%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 705 (4.07%) .NET
2 394 (2.27%) XML
3 364 (2.10%) HTML
4 330 (1.91%) Web Services
5 220 (1.27%) CSS
6 188 (1.09%) ASP.NET
7 168 (0.97%) SOAP
8 146 (0.84%) JSON
9 137 (0.79%) REST
10 102 (0.59%) Middleware
11 87 (0.50%) FIX Protocol
12 85 (0.49%) Gherkin
13 84 (0.48%) RESTful
14 63 (0.36%) EDI
14 63 (0.36%) jQuery
15 58 (0.33%) Spring
16 48 (0.28%) .NET Framework
17 36 (0.21%) Ajax
17 36 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
18 35 (0.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2,789 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
2 965 (5.57%) Management Information System
3 641 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 566 (3.27%) User Experience
5 298 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 225 (1.30%) Derivative
7 224 (1.29%) Equities
8 209 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 188 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 180 (1.04%) Fixed Income
11 175 (1.01%) Driving Licence
12 161 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
13 143 (0.83%) Data Structures
13 143 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
14 130 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
15 128 (0.74%) iPhone
15 128 (0.74%) Virtual Team
16 123 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
17 117 (0.68%) Reinsurance
18 109 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 3,165 (18.27%) Windows
2 1,066 (6.15%) Windows Server
3 894 (5.16%) Windows 10
4 886 (5.12%) Linux
5 866 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 505 (2.92%) Unix
7 478 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 359 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 280 (1.62%) Android
10 208 (1.20%) Apple iOS
11 136 (0.79%) Windows 8
12 104 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
13 95 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 91 (0.53%) Mac OS
15 67 (0.39%) Windows XP
16 60 (0.35%) AIX
17 55 (0.32%) CentOS
18 54 (0.31%) Mac OS X
19 35 (0.20%) Windows 2000
20 31 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,074 (23.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2,426 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
3 2,197 (12.68%) ITIL
4 2,172 (12.54%) Business Analysis
5 1,786 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
6 1,546 (8.93%) Analytics
7 1,485 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 1,179 (6.81%) Scrum
9 1,162 (6.71%) Project Management
10 1,071 (6.18%) User Stories
11 1,010 (5.83%) Test Automation
12 962 (5.55%) Waterfall
13 953 (5.50%) Change Management
14 922 (5.32%) SDLC
15 866 (5.00%) Information Security
16 857 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
17 836 (4.83%) Data Analysis
18 811 (4.68%) CRM
19 729 (4.21%) ERP
20 682 (3.94%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4,325 (24.97%) SQL
2 786 (4.54%) Python
3 748 (4.32%) Java
4 681 (3.93%) C#
5 480 (2.77%) PowerShell
6 442 (2.55%) T-SQL
7 409 (2.36%) JavaScript
8 408 (2.36%) VBA
9 332 (1.92%) R
10 317 (1.83%) C
11 168 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 160 (0.92%) VB
13 142 (0.82%) C++
14 126 (0.73%) Perl
15 118 (0.68%) Bash Shell
16 93 (0.54%) VB.NET
17 84 (0.48%) PHP
18 63 (0.36%) Shell Script
19 59 (0.34%) Ruby
20 56 (0.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1,948 (11.25%) Degree
2 673 (3.89%) Security Cleared
3 502 (2.90%) ISEB
4 479 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
4 479 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 388 (2.24%) CCNA
6 383 (2.21%) ISTQB
7 348 (2.01%) SC Cleared
8 339 (1.96%) CISSP
9 265 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
10 251 (1.45%) MCSE
11 214 (1.24%) CISM
12 206 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
13 199 (1.15%) DV Cleared
14 188 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 178 (1.03%) CCNP
16 166 (0.96%) MCP
17 139 (0.80%) CISA
18 127 (0.73%) MCSA
19 123 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,184 (6.84%) QA
2 856 (4.94%) SLA
3 457 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 361 (2.08%) PMO
5 347 (2.00%) Data Quality
6 334 (1.93%) GDPR
7 193 (1.11%) PCI DSS
8 129 (0.74%) NIST
9 96 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 87 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
10 87 (0.50%) MiFID
11 86 (0.50%) ISO 9001
12 83 (0.48%) COBIT
13 68 (0.39%) EMIR
14 35 (0.20%) Solvency II
15 34 (0.20%) SEPA
16 27 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 27 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 26 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
18 24 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2,115 (12.21%) Active Directory
2 507 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 324 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 131 (0.76%) XenApp
5 85 (0.49%) vSphere
6 76 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
7 69 (0.40%) Docker
8 58 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 44 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
10 40 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
11 39 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
12 33 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
13 26 (0.15%) Firmware
14 25 (0.14%) Terminal Services
15 24 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
16 21 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 20 (0.12%) Terminal Server
18 14 (0.081%) Apache Flume
19 13 (0.075%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 11 (0.064%) Snort
Systems Management
1 407 (2.35%) SCCM
2 136 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
3 86 (0.50%) WSUS
4 67 (0.39%) Nessus
5 64 (0.37%) HP ALM
6 52 (0.30%) QRadar
7 43 (0.25%) Puppet
8 42 (0.24%) Control-M
9 36 (0.21%) Backup Exec
10 30 (0.17%) Ansible
11 29 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
12 28 (0.16%) AirWatch
12 28 (0.16%) Kubernetes
13 25 (0.14%) Tivoli
14 24 (0.14%) Computer Incident Response Team
14 24 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
14 24 (0.14%) SCOM
15 23 (0.13%) EnCase
16 21 (0.12%) CSIRT
17 20 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3,611 (20.85%) Microsoft
2 917 (5.29%) SAP
3 911 (5.26%) Oracle
4 876 (5.06%) VMware
5 732 (4.23%) Tableau
6 668 (3.86%) Citrix
7 663 (3.83%) Cisco
8 385 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
9 341 (1.97%) Google
10 327 (1.89%) ServiceNow
11 312 (1.80%) HP
12 238 (1.37%) IBM
13 214 (1.24%) Adobe
14 196 (1.13%) Apple
15 176 (1.02%) Splunk
16 174 (1.00%) Meraki
17 130 (0.75%) Red Hat
18 122 (0.70%) Polycom
19 117 (0.68%) Aruba
20 105 (0.61%) CheckPoint